Compare CA VM:Secure vs. IBM Security zSecure

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CA VM:Secure for z/VM
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CA VM:Secure for z/VM (CA VM:Secure) is a comprehensive security and directory management system for z/VM.

It’s designed to help you minimize risk by establishing rigid safeguards and controlling access to z/VM and Linux on System z guest resources.

CA VM:Secure helps prevent inadvertent security exposures by automatically maintaining synchronization between the z/VM user directory and your security rules. It helps make it easier to enforce IT-wide security practices automatically, identify security offenders and produce complete security reports and audit listings.

CA VM:Secure help you optimize your z/VM environment by providing:

  • Control over access to all system resources
  • Delegation of disk space management and automated direct access storage device (DASD) relocation

IBM Security zSecure V2.1.1 suite consists of multiple individual products designed to help you administer your mainframe security, monitor for threats, enforce policy compliance, audit usage and configurations, and assist in compliance management and audit reporting.

IBM Security zSecure Admin, IBM Security zSecure Visual, and IBM Security zSecure CICS Toolkit together provide administrative, provisioning, and management components that can significantly reduce administration time, effort, and costs, and help improve productivity and response time, as well as help reduce training time for new administrators.

IBM Security zSecure Audit, IBM Security zSecure Alert, and IBM Security zSecure Command Verifier together provide security policy enforcement, audit, monitoring, and compliance management capability. These offerings help ease the burden of compliance audits, help reduce the time and costs of performing compliance and monitoring, can improve security and incident handling, and can increase overall operational effectiveness.

IBM Security zSecure Adapters for QRadar SIEM V2.1.1, new to the suite, collects, formats, and sends enriched mainframe System Management Facility (SMF) audit records to IBM Security QRadar SIEM to be included in the enterprise-wide integrated security information and event management (SIEM), log management, anomaly detection, incident forensics, and configuration and vulnerability management.

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Sample Customers
Neovera, Vodafone Turkey, Comcast
Swiss Re
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company32%
Financial Services Firm18%
Insurance Company13%
Comms Service Provider11%

CA VM:Secure is ranked 8th in Mainframe Security while IBM Security zSecure is ranked 4th in Mainframe Security. CA VM:Secure is rated 0.0, while IBM Security zSecure is rated 0.0. On the other hand, CA VM:Secure is most compared with IBM Resource Access Control Facility, whereas IBM Security zSecure is most compared with CA Top Secret, BMC AMI for Security, Precisely Ironstream, CA Cleanup and IBM Resource Access Control Facility.

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